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Apple Sells 10 Million iPhone 6 And 6 Plus Devices During Launch Weekend

techcrunch.com — Apple has officially confirmed a total of 10 million iPhone 6 and 6 Plus sales during their initial weekend on sale. This is a new record for an iPhone launch, besting the 9 million iPhone 5s and 5c sales from that launch last year, and far outpacing the 5 million new iPhone 5 devices sold back in 2012.
Sep 22, 2014

Apple Sells 10 Million iPhone 6 And 6 Plus Devices During Launch Weekend | TechCrunch ow.ly/BLHuY Company is clearly doomed.

Tilt My Blinds Lets You Retrofit Your Existing Blinds To Make Them Smarter

techcrunch.com — Tilt My Blinds, which is currently on track to be successfully crowd funded on Kickstarter, offers a clever way to get in on the home automation action by letting you control your blinds' 'tilt' mechanism via a smartphone app, dedicated wall switch, or its own built-in light sensor.
Sep 22, 2014

Tech Crunch: Tilt My Blinds Lets You Retrofit Your Existing Blinds To Make Them Smarter owl.li/2NTuMq

Two-Factor Authentication Startup Duo Security Raises $12 Million From Benchmark

techcrunch.com — Five-year old startup Duo Security has emerged as a leader in providing secure but easy-to-use two-factor authentication technology to a fast-growing number of enterprise customers. To bolster its growth, the company has raised $12 million in Series B financing from Benchmark, and has added general partner Matt Cohler to its board.
Sep 22, 2014

Two-Factor Authentication Startup Duo Security Raises $12m From Benchmark techcrunch.com/2014/09/22/duo… via @techcrunch <- congrats to @duosec

Don’t Let iOS 8’s Accidental Selfie Feature Ruin Your Life

techcrunch.com — Who has already sent an accidental selfie in iOS 8's Messages app? I did. This one: Not great. I'm late to the game when it comes to iOS 8.

An Early Investor Offers Some Lessons From Aibaba’s Evolution

techcrunch.com — GGV Capital co-founders Thomas Ng and Joel Kellman got to know Jack Ma in 1999, in the early days of Alibaba when the company was just starting up in a small apartment in Hangzhou, China. Fifteen years later, firm co-founder and managing director Hany Nada can only marvel at what his partners' investment has wrought.

The State Of Investments In Europe: A Review Of The Last 5 Years

techcrunch.com — Editor's note: Christian Hernandez is a managing partner of White Star Capital and Stephen Piron is co-founder of data-analytics firm BrightSun. The data for this post was compiled from multiple channels through the BrightSun startup discovery tool.
Sep 22, 2014

The State Of Investments In Europe: A Review Of The Last 5 Years tcrn.ch/XVVvJT … by @christianhern & @stephenpiron

Sep 21, 2014

Tech Crunch: The State Of Investments In Europe: A Review Of The Last 5 Years owl.li/2NRf8v

Sep 21, 2014

@christianhern yet another article about European VC that fails to mention France. Le Sigh. techcrunch.com/2014/09/20/the…